Trip Reports & Sightings

Posted by Forrest Rowland

USA - West Texas Summer... before Fan-tailed Warbler - June 23rd - August 24th, 2007, author Forrest Rowland (added September 3, 2007)
(Painted Redstart, Tropical Kingbird, Gray Hawk, Zone-tailed Hawk, Montezuma Quail, Reptiles, Mammals)

Ecuador: Andes to the Amazon, Rockjumper Birding Tour, September 5th - 19th, 2011, author Forrest Rowland (added October 23, 2011)
(Mindo/Tandayapa region, Papallacta, Sacha Lodge)

Southern Ecuador - January 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added May 22, 2006)
(Jocotoco, Crescent-faced Antpitta, Piura Hemispingus)

North-west Ecuador - 15-16 March 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added May 22, 2006)
(Giant Antpitta, Yellow-breasted Antpitta, Moustached Antpitta, Blue-whiskered Tanager, Scarlet-breasted Dacnis)

UAE/Oman February 6th - 21st, 2012 , author Forrest Rowland (added March 29, 2012)
(Hypocolius, Hume's Owl, Golden-winged Grosbeak, Eversmann's Redstart, Plain Leaf Warbler, Sand Partridge, Arabian Partridge, 4 species of Sandgrouse, Hume's Leaf Warbler, Menetrie's Warbler, Variable Wheatear, Hume's Wheatear, Hooded Wheatear, )

Jamaican Endemics, February 25th - March 2nd, 2012 , author Forrest Rowland (added March 29, 2012)
(All the Endemics! Great showing of near-endemics and neotropical migrants)

Cuba: Caribbean Endemics, March 3rd - 12th, 2012 Rockjumper, author Forrest Rowland (added March 29, 2012)
(Zapata Wren, all four species of Quail-Doves!!!, every endemic and near endemic searched for found. )

Galapagos Islands - January 27 - February 4, 2011, author Forrest Rowland (added March 29, 2011)
(Genovesa, Santa Cruz, Floreana, Espanola, South Plazas, and Baltra )

Upper Amazonian Ecuador, Harpy Eagle Dash, 9-11 June, 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added June 15, 2006)
(Harpy Eagle, Rufous Potoo, Chestnut-tailed Antbird, Nocturnal Curassow)

NW Ecuador whirlwind trip, 4-7 June, 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added June 15, 2006)
(Double-banded Graytail, Yellow-breasted Antpitta, Moustached Antpitta, Giant Antpitta, Scarlet-breasted Dacnis, Esmeraldas Antbird, Pacific Tuftedcheek)

Ecuador, Tandayapa Scout Trip May 29 - 31, June 1-2, 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added June 14, 2006)
(Uniform Treehunter, Tanager Finch, Ochre-breasted Antpitta, Cloud Forest Pygmy-Owl)

Northern Ecuador (Andes Tour) - February 8 - 18, 2010, author Forrest Rowland (added July 21, 2010)
(Choco region, East Andean Slope, Loreto Road, Antisana)

Ecuador, A Week in the Eastern Andes, July 4th - 10th, 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added July 11, 2006)
(Black-billed Mountain-Toucan, Chestnut-vented Conebill)

Oman, February 6th - 15th, 2005, author Forrest Rowland (added February 26, 2005)
(Muscat, Salalah, Yemen Serin, Grey Hypocolius, Black-crowned Tchagra)

Southern Ecuador - November 21st - December 11th 2009, author Forrest Rowland (added February 24, 2010)
(Tumbes, Yunguilla, Tapichalaca, Copalinga, Yankuam)

Colombia - North Andes and the Choco Vireo - December 26, 2009 - January 13, 2010, author Forrest Rowland (added February 24, 2010)
(Antioquia, Santander, Sabana de Bogota, Chingaza, Paujil, Pauxi Pauxi)

Northern Peru, January 22nd - 31st 2009, author Forrest Rowland (added February 12, 2009)
(Northern Peru circuit, Abra Patricia, Olmos, Marvelous Spatulatetail, White-winged Guan, Lulu's Tody-Tyrant)

Eastern Ecuador, Shiripuno Lodge, 6 - 11 January 2009, author Forrest Rowland (added February 10, 2009)
(Wing-banded Antbird, Black-necked Red Cotinga, Hairy-crested Antbird, Rufous Potoo, Nocturnal Curassow)

Rockjumper Tour - Colombia Andean Endemics - October 30th - November 21st 2011, author Forrest Rowland (added December 20, 2011)
(790+ species recorded, 760+ seen including 59 endemics and 41 near-endemics)

South-west Ecuador and the Pacific, August 5-19th, 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added August 31, 2006)
(Tumbesian Endemics, Pacific Royal-Flycatcher, Ochre-bellied Dove, Jet Antbird)

Eastern Andes and Foothills, Ecuador, July 21 - 26, 2006, author Forrest Rowland (added August 3, 2006)
(Black-billed Mountain-Toucan, White-capped Tanager)

Northern Ecuador - Highlands and Amazon - 12th - 31st March 2009, author Forrest Rowland (added April 4, 2009)
(Zigzag Heron, Gray-breasted Mountain-Toucan, Slate-crowned Antpitta, Point-tailed Palmcreeper, Orange-breasted Falcon)

Colombia Clean-up Trip (Part 2) - March 7th thru 22nd, 2011, author Forrest Rowland (added April 25, 2011)
(Santa Marta endemics, Guajira regional-endemics, Velvet-fronted Euphonia, Tolima Dove, Fuertes' Parrot, 12 species of Antpitta! 621 species total)

Southern Ecuador Whirlwind, Foothills to Tumbesia – February 5th thru 20th, 2011, author Forrest Rowland (added April 21, 2011)
(Orange-throated Tanager, Tumbes regional endemics, El Oro Parakeet, Long-wattled Umbrellabird, Jocotoco Antpitta, Bar-winged Wood-Wren, White-bellied Pygmy-Tyrant, Fiery-throated Fruiteater, 608 species in 15 days)

Colombia - Northern Andes and the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta - 9th - 29th December 2010, author Forrest Rowland (added April 20, 2011)
(60 Endemics, Mundo Nuevo, Reinita Azul, Pauxi Pauxi, Arrierito Antioqueno, Las Tangaras, Jardin, El Dorado, and more....)